Monthly Archives: January 2011

No wait, let’s grow weeds and burn that instead!

[After my latest letter on ethanol was published, a local farmer took exception to my analysis and pointed out some information that wasn’t in the SJ-R article I referenced.  Then he got a little personal.  See it here. So I … Continue reading

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Dismal Science? I’m laughing like a PIIGS

It’s really unfair that Economics got tagged as “The Dismal Science.”  If you just grasp some fundamental principles, it can be a source of constant entertainment. For instance, on Saturday Reuters reported that Germany and France want Portugal to accept … Continue reading

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